The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Ms. Mayawati ji directed the officers to complete the works related with infrastructure and development being carried out in Hazratganj, Lalbagh and adjoining areas by the first week of January 2011 on war- footing. She further directed that after the completion of all these works, she should be furnished a complete report, so that the works, being carried out by the State Government on completion of 200 years of Hazratganj, could be dedicated to the people. She warned the officers that inauguration of half-finished works should not be undertaken at any cost.
The Hon’ble Chief Minister ji was reviewing the progress of beautification and development works, being carried out in Hazratganj and its adjoining areas by the State Government, at her official residence here yesterday evening. During the two hour long high-level review meeting, Hon’ble Chief Minister ji extensively reviewed all the works and inquired from the concerning officers regarding the latest progress of the works.
During the review meeting, the officers apprised of the Hon’ble C.M. ji that they were hopeful that most of the works, except some development works related with the main market of Hazratganj, would be completed by December 26 next. But, the painting of the shops of the Hazratganj area and other buildings and the beautification of Lalbagh area would not be completed by December 26. The Hon’ble Chief Minister ji, after reviewing the situation, directed various departments and other executing agencies to complete their respective works and thereafter they should submit a clear-cut report to her (Hon’ble C.M. ji). She said after that the works would be dedicated to the people. The officers, during the review meeting, requested Hon’ble Chief Minister ji that they should be given some more time to complete the remaining works. The Hon’ble Chief Minister, considering their demand, gave them time till first week of January 2011 to complete all the works at all costs. The officers assured of Hon’ble Chief Minister ji that the remaining works would be completed by the first week of January 2011 at all costs.
During the meeting, the officers requested Hon’ble Chief Minister ji to fix a date after the first week of January 2011 to dedicate to the people the newly developed Hazratganj and Lalbagh areas. It may be recalled that these works were being carried out on the completion of 200 years of Hazratganj.
The Cabinet Secretary, Additional Cabinet Secretary, Commissioner and Chairman Lucknow Development Authority, I.G. Lucknow and senior officers of other
related departments were present at the meeting.